Version 10.0 of Microsoft's integrated development environment (IDE), released in April 2010 to replace Visual Studio 2008.

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SSMSE version is suitable for MS SQL Server 2008 SP4 in Win 8

Can anybody know and provide the suitable version & download link of MS Management Studio for MS SQL Server 2008 SP 4 in win 8? Am downloaded the SQLManagementStudio_x64_ENU and when install it ...
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Downloading Themes for GUI in windows application?

Is it possible to download from the net or customize the GUI, or form of a windows application made in Visual Studio? I have tried to make the form better to look at, but i want cool or casual look ...
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How do I use visual studio debugging shortcuts on a Mac?

I want to use 'Step into' debugging in visual studio. I saw question this, 'chrome developer debugging shortcuts on a mac'. I did 'Step over' method but I still can't do 'Step into' method. How do ...
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How do I stop Visual Studio from running as administrator?

This morning I set the devenv.exe to run as administrator. We are now getting problems with TFS and want to stop the Visual Studio running as admin. However even though I have disabled all of the ...
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I cannot install any version of Visual Studio in Windows 8.1

I've tried 2008, 2010 and 2012...I need Visual Studio installed so I can compile Python and NodeJS packages. Every version I've tried just flashes the Visual Studio splash screen and then does ...
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Silverlight 5.0 not being recognized as installed

I have moved some of my projects to a new computer Windows 8.1 with the same version of Visual Studios 2010. When I try to open the solution it says install the latest Silverlight Runtime version and ...
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Visual Studio Version Selector does not show any versions

I have VS 2008, 2010, and 2012 installed. Initially, VS2013 Team Explorer was installed (Shell only). I uninstalled that. Now, the Visual Studio Version Selector shows an empty list when executing a ...
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Error Installing Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2010 in my laptop ( OS: Windows 8.1 64bit )

I have tried many times to install Visual Studio Professional 2010 in my laptop many times but failed. I got a ISO image from dreamspark and unzip using 7-zip then from the download folder I clicked ...
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Missing a Visual Studio 2010 file in Windows 8.1

I upgraded to Windows 8.1 this morning. When I started Visual Studio 2010, I got the following error message right after the splash appeared: The file ...
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How to find matched parenthesis

Suppose I use Visual Studio 2010 to write jquery code, there are a lot of parenthesises. I may miss one or more parenthesises. What i sthe quick way to find or check matchness of parenthesis?
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Visual Studio 2010 breaking Wacom Intuous tablet

This is quite bizarre. I have a Wacom Intuos 3 tablet with Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 on Windows 7 RC. When running Visual Studio 2010 the right mouse click suddenly stops working. When I quit Visual ...
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Lagging windows and mouse pointer in Windows 7

I'm using Windows 7 and on top of it I have installed Visual Studio 2010 and SQL server. For some time now I have been experiencing a laggy behavior. Explorer windows minimize and maximize with a ...
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visual studio 2012 project creation failed

I have successfully installed Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows Desktop. Whenever I try to create new C++ project it says: ... projet creation failed. Whenever I try to create Visual Basic ...
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Uninstalling Visual Studio 2010 components

I installed the Professional edition of Visual Studio, asking for just the C# package. The program ended up installing all of the following: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Data-Tier Application ...
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Git corrupt master branch

I open my Git repository using gitExtensions on Windows 7 for a Visual Studio project. It is suddenly empty. The repository exists, but all my commits have disappeared. I am using the graphical ...
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How to change highlight colour in VS2010

In VS2010 I've set that during debugging the entire line is highlighted but I don't like those dflt colours and I would like to change them. Unfortunately I couldn't find anywere in tools/options ...
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Can't uninstall visual studio 2013 express

I saw that a community edition of visual studio was released, and as that seems like a better idea then 3 separate installations of visual studio, i tried to uninstall the visual studio 2013 express ...
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Visual Studio 2010 crashes on start, reinstall doesn't solve the issue

All of a sudden my Visual Studio 2010 which worked fine on Friday no longer can be opened crashing every time I try to start it. The only program I installed on Friday was EMS DB Comparer but in the ...
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How to change Visual Studio C# 2010 express License Key?

I'm trying to make a tutorial how to register Visual Studio Express, but because I've already registered I can't register with a new account. I've tried to uninstall and reinstall it, but the program ...
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Why are solution explorer icon backgrounds not transparent?

I'm using the Visual Studio 2010 SexColor plugin to change the background color of the VS Solution Explorer. Unfortunately, there's an ugly white box around all the icons. Does anyone have a ...
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Authenticating svn+ssh commits from Windows 7 with kerberos token

I am developing on a Windows 7 machine and need to commit my visual studio 2010 projects into the primary repository here at work. I installed AnkhSVN, set it up as my plugin choice for VS, and ...
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Visual Studio Continue (Play) and Break All (Pause) buttons both disabled sometimes

Both the continue and pause buttons show as disabled sometimes after I click the break/pause button when I'm debugging release builds with Visual Studio 2010. The call stack also shows as empty and ...
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Visual Studio 2010 hangs when opening file

Having this problem with Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate where it hangs when trying to open any file. This is a very specific setup, so I don't even know where to start searching for a solution. I'll try ...
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Visual Studio 2010 won't start

I've just installed Visual Studio 2010 and when I try to start it, I just get the logo and error "Check online for solution / Close program". Any ideas what could be wrong?
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Feeding Data from SQL Server to Excel Template with visual studio c++ program [closed]

I started a projet of automatic reporting. To realize this i am using Microsft Visual Studio 2010 C++ (Ultimate edition) Right now the project is almost finish, but i am getting stuck at the last ...
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What are the dangers of manually setting IncreaseUserVA?

I run visual studio 2010 on a 32bit system and regularly run into issues with running out of virtual memory so I can no longer do things like copy / paste in VS. I checked out a few options and the ...
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SQL server express 2008 failed to install

I am attempting to install SQL Server 2008 Express Edition as part of Visual Studio 2010 in Windows 8.1 and it gives the following fail message: SQL server 2008 express service pack ...
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DLLs missing, application gets 0xc00007b error code

On running my VC++ application doesn't run and stops with 0xc00007b error code, which is STATUS_INVALID_IMAGE_FORMAT. I understand that this means I have problems with some x86 - x64 architecture ...
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How to input date range in word for SQL query?

I have an Excel file that uses an SQL query to pull inventory usage of the medications in our pharmacy over a period of time. I currently just have to go to Data > Connections > Properties > ...
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Visual C++ redistributables

For using Visual C++ redistributables do I need Microsoft Visual Studio License is mandatory ? Because of various kind of applications are installing various type Visual C++ redistributables for their ...
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Why Excel doesn't ask(prompt) to Save the file which is modified while closing

This is what happens, I open an Excel (2013) file (of any kind) Make changes to the file. Close it. Before, it used to ask if I want to save the file sine it's modified. Now, it closes the file ...
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Cannot open a project in Visual Studio after modifying installed .NET version

I had .NET 4.5 installed on my machine but that was causing some issues with some scripts we use at work. Basically, 4.5 made some changes to MSBuild that our scripts were reliant on so I had to ...
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Having both Visual Studio Professional and Ultimate Installed can I remove only the professional?

I want to free a Visual Studio 2010 Professional license, so my company can use it on another computer, by removing it from "Add/Remove Programs". But I fear it can damage my Ultimate installation. ...
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Hosting under Development Website in Visual Studio to show it to someone over Internet

I am new to this one; I am currently developing an application over .Net in visual studio 2010. And I wish to show the ongoing work to my group partner... when I debug my project in visual studio it ...
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Can't create new projects nor items: Visual Studio 2010 dialog initialization exception

Whenever I do Add>New Item, Add>New Project or File>New Project VS2010 is throwing a dialog initialization exception, preventing me from creating new projects or classes. Any idea on what could be ...
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Backspace and arrow keys not working as expected

Most of the time Visual Studio seems to work fine. But occasionally, it gets into a funky editing state. I can still type, but I can't move the cursor with the arrow keys. The arrow keys instead seem ...
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Decrease the height of title bar in Visual Studio 2012 on secondary screen

I have two screens on my VS2012. No problems with title bar on the main screen, on the secondary however, the title bar takes up lots of space - see screenshot attached. In VS2010, for example, the ...
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Configuring Visual Studio keyboard bindings

I'm very used to Eclipse keyboard shortcuts. Do I have a way of configuring Visual Studio keyboard bindings to work similarly (like IntelliJ)? Also, in IntelliJ you have the great Ctrl+Shift+A find ...
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Visual Studio C++ 2010 Express - the system can not find the file specified

I installed Visual Studio on Windows XP, I created project and imported files in it. E.g. when I click on the header file which I imported in the "Header Files" then the document is not opened in the ...
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Visual Studio fails to install with error “an unknown error occurred while copying files to temporary folder”

I'm trying to install Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate on Windows 7 Professional (32bit). Instalator fails with error: An unknown error occurred while copying files to your temporary folder. Setup will ...
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Experiencing delays in keystrokes for Visual Studio over RDP

Does anyone have a suggestion for tweaking the performance of VS2010 over RDP? I'm not even convinced it's an RDP issue, as VS is the only app that has lag between actions (sometimes several seconds ...
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Visual Studio deletes my CMake.exe

I'm installing OpenCV from this [very out of date] tutorial. I made it through the configuration step and everything seemed fine, but then when I try to build the OpenCV.sln, I get a bunch of these ...
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Visual Studio search and replace within subfolders

Is there a way to search only a subset of folders in visual studio? I would like to find all instances of console.log in my code. But, I don't want to search 3rd party *.js files.
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Toolbars don't stay in their positions after exiting debug mode

In Visual Studio, you have two 'environments', I don't know their proper terms so I'll call them Debug Mode and Code Mode. In Code Mode, I'll position my Solution Explorer, Toolbox, Property Window, ...
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Mac Users - Bootcamp, VirtualBox, or something else to use Visual Studio and SQL Management Studio?

I'm taking a computer science class that requires students to use Visual Studio and SQL Management Studio for programming assignments. I have been using Macbook Pro, so i'm considering getting either ...
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'There was an error reading IIS configuration schema from 'C:\Windows\system32\inetsrv\config\schema\' Visual Studio 2010 Windows 8 64-bit

I have a users who is attempting to deploy a web service through Visual Studio 2010 on a windows 8 64-bit laptop but is getting an error. When the users tries to deploy through visual studio he ...
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How to get Product Key for Visual Studio 2010 from MSDNAA without downloading?

I've installed Visual Studio 2010 Professional Trial from the public ISO download site. Then I noticed that I don't have a Product Key yet so I logged in to DreamSpark with my MSDNAA login (that is ...
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Where can I find the file 'DotfuscatorCE_5.0.2500.msi'?

I'm trying to install the Service Pack 1 update for Microsoft Visual Studio 2010. However, it cannot locate the file DotfuscatorCE_5.0.2500.msi Does anyone know where I can find/download this file? ...
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Visual Studio 2010 - Double slash in Target name

I just noticed my VS 2010 project uses two slashes between the full path and the executable name when linking the project (notice the \\ in the Debug\\TestQT.exe): 2> LINK : ...
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How do I install a VSIX file in Visual Studio?

I just downloaded a VSIX file from the Visual Studio Gallery. How do I install it in Visual Studio?